isoetes melanospora and amphianthus pusillus, arabia mountain, davidson-arabia mountain nature preserve, dekalb county, georgia 1

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The grass looking plant is black-spored quillwort. It is related to ferns. It is also a Federally Endangered species. For more information: www.goldendelighthoney.com/tes/ISME3/isme3_text.html
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The other plant is pool sprite. It is a Federally Threatened species. For more information: www.goldendelighthoney.com/tes/AMPU7/ampu_text.html
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It does have a small bloom: www.flickr.com/photos/alan_cressler/435870095/in/set-7215...


title isoetes melanospora and amphianthus pusillus, arabia mountain, davidson-arabia mountain nature preserve, dekalb county, georgia 1
date yyyymmdd hr:mn 2009:01:23 16:55:43
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